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LADB split in disbarment recommendation for New Orleans attorney over falsifying documents

By Karen Kidd | Jul 24, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — Longtime New Orleans attorney Errol John Ware faces possible permanent disbarment following a split Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation to the state Supreme Court over allegations that included lacking candor before a court and falsifying documents.

Ineligible Leesville attorney faces possible suspension

By Karen Kidd | Jul 21, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — Leesville attorney Bradley O’Neal Hicks, currently ineligible to practice law in Louisiana, faces possible suspension following a July 13 Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (recommendation to the state Supreme Court over multiple charges by the office of disciplinary counsel.

Sanctioned Mamou attorney faces permanent disbarment

By Karen Kidd | Jul 21, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — Disbarred Mamou attorney Timmy James Fontenot faces possible permanent disbarment after a July 13 Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board recommendation to the state Supreme Court following a hearing committee's conclusions last fall.

Mandeville attorney faces probation following second DWI in 12 years

By Karen Kidd | Jul 21, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — Mandeville attorney Linda Louise Stadler faces possible deferred suspension and probation following a July 13 Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board recommendation to the state Supreme Court over her second DWI in 12 years.

Split Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board recommends disbarment for former Assistant U.S. Attorney

By Karen Kidd | Jul 18, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — Harahan attorney and former Assistant U.S. Attorney Salvador Perricone faces possible disbarment following a split July 17 Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation regarding allegedly inappropriate anonymous postings made over a five-year period on a local newspaper's website.

Voluntarily disqualified Orleans Parish Criminal District Court judge faces sexual harassment lawsuit

By Karen Kidd | Jul 17, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) – Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Judge Byron C. Williams, who has been under investigation for almost a year on sexual harassment allegations and who recently agreed to an interim suspension, now faces a lawsuit filed by court clerk who claims the judge harassed her, according to news reports.

LADB hearing committee recommends charges against Lafayette attorney be dismissed

By Karen Kidd | Jul 14, 2018

Professional conduct rule violation charges against Lafayette attorney David Patrick Keating should be dismissed, according to a recommendation issued July 10 by a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee.

New Orleans attorney faces possible suspension following sexual encounter with cab driver

By Karen Kidd | Jul 11, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — New Orleans attorney Jennifer Elaine Gaubert faces possible suspension following a recommendation issued July 9 by a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee over her criminal conviction stemming from a sexual encounter with a cab driver in 2012.

Former New Orleans public defender readmitted following suspension over alleged stalking incident

By Karen Kidd | Jul 11, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — New Orleans attorney and former public defender Trisha Ann Ward has been conditionally readmitted to practice law in Louisiana following a July 3 Louisiana Supreme Court decision and more than four years after her arrest in an alleged stalking incident.

LADB hearing committee 'still perplexed' over motive for suspended attorney's alleged misconduct

By Karen Kidd | Jul 6, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Suspended Winnfield attorney Laura J. Johnson, admitted to the bar in Louisiana almost 39 years ago, faces possible disbarment following a July 3 recommendation by a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee over her alleged misconduct on behalf of a client in a 2015 criminal case.

LADB recommends suspension for Baton Rouge attorney over conflict of interest allegations

By Karen Kidd | Jul 5, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Baton Rouge attorney Gregory Cook faces possible suspension following a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation to the state Supreme Court over conflict of interest allegations.

New Orleans attorney faces recommended disbarment for allegedly writing worthless checks

By Karen Kidd | Jul 5, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — New Orleans attorney Tracey Michel Favorite faces possible disbarment following a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation to the state Supreme Court over allegations she wrote bad checks over two years.

LADB recommends suspension for New Orleans attorney after former client's complaint

By Karen Kidd | Jul 5, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — New Orleans attorney Hilliard Charles Fazande III faces possible suspension following a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation to the state Supreme Court over a complaint filed against him by a former client.

LADB recommends disbarment for Covington attorney over multiple allegations

By Karen Kidd | Jul 5, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Covington attorney Raymond Charles Burkart III faces possible disbarment following a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation to the state Supreme Court regarding multiple allegations in a consolidated matter.​​​​

Hammond attorney disbarred, two others on disability inactive status

By Karen Kidd | Jun 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Suspended Hammond attorney Michael L. Thiel has been voluntarily disbarred and the status of two other attorneys has changed following June 25 Louisiana Supreme Court filings.

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